Breaking News! Avidyne tells ANN that it has
just received a signed STC and TSO authorization for the
installation of the DFC90 digital autopilot in Cirrus SR20 and SR22
airplanes. Avidyne's Tom Harper calls this development "The start
of a new era for Avidyne."
Transition To Conclude By March 1
After an extended period of discussions, EAA and the National
Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI) board of directors have
agreed that NAFI will become a fully independent organization no
later than March 1, 2011.
Expert in Aircraft Sales, Steel Aviation Helps ANN Present
ANN has been blessed with a pretty solid roster of sponsors...
companies that we can partner with, with confidence. Few of them,
though (even the best), have gotten the kind of rave reviews we've
heard over the years as has Steel Aviation (no kidding, folks,
these are GOOD people...).
Joins ANN In Offering Live Coverage of COPA's 8th Annual
This year’s Cirrus Owners & Pilots Association
Migration (M8) in Dayton, June 17-19, is quickly turning into the
“First R9 Migration,” with the arrival of a whole host
of R9-equipped aircraft, R9 training session, and plenty of other
Flight Testing Passes The Millennium Mark, Nearly Halfway
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner flight test fleet passed 1,000 hours
of testing Thursday. The program estimates that it is about 40
percent through the test conditions required to certify the first
version of the all-new jetliner.
Long-Time ANN Sponsor Makes Sure That COPA 2010 Gets Covered
The ANN coverage of COPA 2010 is now in full swing and live
coverage of this august event will be taking place today and
Saturday, in addition to a number of other coverage options. One of
the reasons that such is possible is the many years that ANN has
enjoyed the support of Cirrus Aircraft -- one of the longest
running sponsors of the revolutionary news and feature coverage
presented by the Aero-News Network.
Southwest Employee Literally Found A Box Of Heads On A Flight
To Fort Worth
A box containing four full cranial specimens and 40 pairs of
"temporal bone ear blocks" ... heads and parts of human heads ...
was found on board a Southwest Airlines airliner which was destined
for a Fort Worth medical research company.
TCM is proud to partner with Cirrus by providing the ALL
Continental solution for their Cirrus SR22 Turbo... TCM's powerful
TSIO550K. This engine is quieter, more powerful, lighter and ready
for the uncertain future of GA 100 LL. The TSIO550K is TCM's answer
to what a Cirrus Pilot needs NOW.
You know that stuffy feeling you get in your ears when you
change altitudes? Things begin to get muffled, and you can feel the
pressure building up behind your eardrums? It has a name. Ear
barotrauma, barotitis media, or aerotitis media ... aka Airplane